How do I find ... a suitable and reliable online source?
Where Can I Find... websites, books and DVDs?
When you're searching the web, remember to follow the Five W’s of Web Site Evaluation.
My Teacher says, “Use a Primary Source”. What are primary and secondary sources?
All about Primary Sources
You can find primary sources for history in the London Room located on the third floor of the Central Library. You can find old newspaper and magazine articles, diaries, maps, land ownership documents and more. Ask the staff for help.
Questions to Consider:
Examples of Bibliographies
On Your Own
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
APA citation style is generally required for social and behavioural research papers. American Psychological Association provides style guides and tips.
Make citation machine generate standard MLA and APA citations.
Dr. Abel Scribe PhD
Dr. Abel Scribe's Guides to Research Style and Documentation are concise guides to formatting and documenting research papers in AMA, APA, ASA, CBE, Chicago, and MLA style. The APA Web Sheet PDF and MLA Web Sheet PDF explain how to format Internet sources.
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